an analysis of a piece of art in reference to the Socioeconomic classes in America
Socioeconomic classes in America
The American social society is modified and stratified into diverse socioeconomic based classes. These social classes based on wealth status, education status and achievements, occupation, as well as income. The diversity and inequality in income experienced in the modern American society plays a significant role in setting and widening social boundaries. Many scholarly literature and models illustrating and defining social class in America have declared it a controversial and debatable topic due to the presence of diverse models and theories explaining it and some defying it. Most models classify the social classes into three distinct groups, the rich, middle class and poor. The American population is classified and stratified under a hierarchical social structure.
This study seeks to study analyze, evaluate, and examine an image depicting American socioeconomic status. The image shows a three stage platform, with each stage depicting different kind of people, lifestyles and social behaviors. The image shows a triple decke